Give your family birthstone to [Family's Birthday]! The option of "jewelry" that keeps remaining forever
吉木 大雄·February 23, 2023
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Many people say, "I'm wondering what a birthday gift to my family is."
of course,The present is "what gives the heart"So there is no correct answer or incorrect answer.
ButLet's put a gem as a "remaining gift" as one of the optionsI also recommend it.
In this article,
The concept of "birthstone"
What are the types of "birthstone"?
Meaning and specific options to give "birthstone" on your family's birthday
I will explain about.
What is the meaning of "birthstone"? The origin dates back to the Old Testament
From January to December, each month has its own birthstone.
The origin of this birthstone is surprisingly old,Going back to the Bible eracan do.
Appeared in the Old Testament! About birthstone
One of the Old Testament, "De -Egypti," has 12 kinds of jewels that seem to be the origin of the current birthstone, and many people know the name. Similarly, 12 kinds of gems have appeared.
It is thought that these 12 jewels, which were special, have led to the current "birthstone".
About the appearance of the current "new birthstone"
However, it is later that the concept of "monthly jewelry, birthstone" has been established as it is now.
In 1912, the American jewelry industry established the concept of birthstone in an easy -to -understand manner for the purpose of promoting sales.
The concept of this birthstone, which emits the end of the United States, will eventually spread all over the world and enter Japan.
By the way, it was 1958 that came into Japan.
It is often said that both birthstones and birth flowers have a very short history.
ButIn the case of a birthstone, the origin of the birthstone has risen to about 6000 years old.However, even if the concept of birthstone is created in the current form, it will have more than 100 years of history.
The concept of birthstone is also accepted by many people over a long time, so that jewelry can be built over a long time.
Birthstone list -from January to December, explanation in conjunction with jewelry words
This "birthstone" is from January to December, but let's take a look at what kind of jewelry corresponds to each month.
January birthstone [Garnet]
A beautiful garnet that deeply red in the body"Friendship" "Truth"It is said to be a stone that represents. It is a passionate, powerful, and a jewel full of vitality.
February birthstone [Amethyst]
It may be easier to call it "purple crystal". Purple is often said to be "one of the most suitable colors for noble women", but Amethyst (purple crystal)."Sincerity" and "peace of mind"I have a jewel language.
March birthstone [Aquamarine coral]
There are two birthstones in March. As the name suggests, Aquamarine, which praise beautiful sea color,"Intelligent" "calm heart"Such a jewel language is given.
Coral"Longevity", "Happiness", "Steady growth"I have a jewel language.
Aquamarine and coral are very different colors, but both are both"Sea"It is a jewel that evokes and has the same jewel language.
April birthstone [Diamond]
Diamond, the king of jewelry that everyone knows,"Pure" "pure love" "The jewel language is given.
That hardness"Non -end bondsIt is often used for wedding rings, assuming that.
May birthstone [emerald and jade]
Both are beautiful green gems. For emerald"Hope" "lucky"For jade"Longevity" "prosperity"Such words are given.
Emerald is known as a stone that is especially easy to use daily.
JuneBirthstone[Moonstone and pearl]
The unique moonstone reminiscent of the moon"Sign of love"I have the word.
Like diamonds, for pearls that have been used by many people for a long time"Wealth" "health"There is such a meaning.
Pearls can be used in any of the ceremonial occasions, so it is safe to pass one.
July birthstone [Ruby]
Ruby with bright red"Dignity" "NiiI have jewelry words such as. Passionate red is often linked to romance, but is also said to be a stone that enhances work luck and academic luck.
August birthstone [Peridot]
Pelidot, which has a yellowish green color, is also said to be a stone that facilitates human relationships.
The jewel language is"Wako"。 Third onix is also sometimes considered a birthstone in August.
September birthstone [sapphire]
Along with the diamond emerald Ruby, sapphire is one of the fourth gem in the world.
"Sincerity" "charity"It is said to be a symbol of, and it has a beautiful blue color.
October birthstone [Opal and Tourmaline]
Opal, which represents "innocence", has been around for a long time"Jewelry that leads to good luck"It has been valued as.
The jewel language of Tourmaline, which has a lot of color variations"joy"am. By the way, pink toremarin is particularly popular among the Tourmaline.
November birthstone [Topaz]
"Topaz" has a variety of colors, such as yellow, blue, and red, but the blue -colored blue sea color is very impressive.
Jewelry words"Hope" "friendship"am. By the way, Citrin is sometimes considered a birthstone in November.
December Birthstone [Lapis Lazuli and Tanza Night]
Lapis lazuli, which has long been known as a jewel of amulet, is"Truth" "lucky"I have a jewel language.
Tanza Night is a mysterious stone that has a very limited production area and looks different depending on which angle it is viewed.
Jewelry words"Success" and "proud person"am. Birthstone is a concept born in the United States, but jewels that are good in countries and regions that have "imported" have been added to the lineup.
For example, the red coral, which has the color of "blood red" among the "corals" listed above, is very rare in Kochi Prefecture in Japan.
Give the "remaining" thing called the birthstone accessories on the family's birthday
Giving birthstones on your family's birthday has many meanings.
The birthstone accessories continue to remain
The first thing is that the birthstone accessories continue to remain.
Jewelry is an art that nature has created a long and long time. Its history will not be interrupted in the future.
Even if the person who gave it after arriving as an "accessories" and the present life eventually ends his life, its shine will not be lost.
"Take over the birthstone accessories you got from your parents to your child."You can take that way.
Giving toys, clothes, appliances, etc. as a birthday gift for children is, of course, a very nice decision.
Even if you get tired or broken in the future, the memories you play and the memories of using it will remain.
But in addition to it"Things that can be kept at hand forever" "things that do not need to be thrown away"Isn't it a good idea to choose a birthstone accessories with plus alpha?
Even after a nice and fun toy can no longer be used, the birthstone accessories can be held with the birthday memories.
Birthstone accessories and custom -made ways to enjoy various ways
One way is to give a birthstone accessories with the meaning of "what expresses a family".
When it comes to "birthstone accessories", it seems that many people think of "what uses the gem of the birth month's birth month".
Of course, the shape is common, but in fact,You can also make your parents' birthstones and children's birthstones side by side.
In addition, I will buy a new birthstone accessories one by one on my child's birthday.Give it when the child becomes independent or marriesYou can also get the option.
The former blesses the birth of a new family with love, and the latter shows the affection of families that have been raised so far.
The birthstone accessories gifts have a different meaning from just "accessories".
There is an accessory of the birthstone as being the birth of an important person and watching the steps.
The "remaining", "take over to the children of the gifted person", and "can also be a symbol of family" will be special not only for the gifts but also for those who are given.